This is an interesting article that highlights the benefits of marriage to men, despite entrenched views in society (particularly amongst young men) that it's not worth it.
Statistics show that men who are married earn between 10% & 40% more then their single counterparts, have a better sex life and improved physical and mental health benefits.
As a family lawyer, it's worth bearing in mind that we don't just work with clients looking to separate. We also help clients who have every intention of a long and happy marriage, but want to protect their financial position by way of a marital agreement.
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Marriage is not worth it for men. It’s not worth the practical and financial sacrifices, the lost romantic opportunities, or the “lack of freedom.” All in all, a spouse is a ball and chain—of little benefit to any man interested in pursuing happiness and well-being. Considering both the latest survey data and the continuing decline in the marriage rate, it’s fair to say that this viewpoint is becoming more entrenched in our society, particularly among younger men.